Experience paradise South Burgenland, sights and excursion destinations

Explore the diversity and beauty of the region surrounding Bad Tatzmannsdorf

Even beyond your wellness resort, the region has plenty to offer. From idyllic vineyards through castles with exciting histories to regional cuisine, numerous excursion destinations and sights around Bad Tatzmannsdorf await you. We are happy to give you a first look at the highlights:

Experience paradise South Burgenland: Pure enjoyment

Get to know regionality from its most delicious side in the experience paradise of South Burgenland. Robust farmer's bread, aromatic fruit juices and spirits, juicy meat, homemade desserts, crunchy apples and much more: under the umbrella brand "Erlebnisparadies Südburgenland" [Experience Paradise], producers, accommodation and excursion destinations present the best that South Burgenland has to offer. In addition to tastings and visits, numerous workshops are also offered, such as inviting to make chocolate or bake your own bread.


Nature parks in South Burgenland

Several nature parks in South Burgenland invite you to discover, enjoy, recover, hike and cycle. Explore wonderful natural and cultural spaces that allow you to experience the variety of the South Burgenland region.

Weinidylle Nature Park

Meadows and fields, alluvial forests and marshland, sparse pastures and old oak groves make the Weinidylle, which simultaneously denotes the wine-growing region, an attractive piece of land. In addition, the small vineyards and romantic lanes of wine cellars inviting you to enjoy some local wine are typical here. The most important sights include the protected cellar quarter of Heiligenbrunn, the Pilgrimage Church of Maria Weinberg, the Moschendorf Wine Museum and the Stone Museum in Csaterberg. 

Raab – Örsèg – Goricko Nature Park

Aerial view of South Burgenland
Numerous nature parks in the region surrounding Bad Tatzmannsdorf

Situated in the border triangle of Austria – Hungary – Slovenia, not only do different languages and cultures meet, but also diverse types of landscapes in the Nature Park here. The exceptional countryside can best be discovered on themed hikes, and culinary specialities such as the Uhudler or freshly pressed apple juice make the excursion complete.

Geschriebenstein-Írottkö Nature Park

The Geschriebenstein-Írottkö Nature Park also crosses national borders, consisting primarily of a large forest area surrounding the highest elevation in Burgenland, the Geschriebenstein. On the south side of the natural paradise, there is an attractive natural and plant world with meadow orchards, dry grasslands, vineyards and fruit growing.


Palaces and castles in South Burgenland

Burgenland has numerous signs of a rich and moving past. A number of the palaces and castles invite you to take a stroll through this history. Here is a selection of the castles near Bad Tatzmannsdorf:

Bernstein Castle

Bernstein Castle, which operates as a hotel today, can be visited as part of a tour (advance registration required) through the wonderful gardens, knights' hall and chapel. In addition, the castle has an inviting café with outdoor seating in the cosy courtyard.


Schlaining Castle

As the headquarters of the Austrian unique Study Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution, Schlaining Castle is home to the European Museum for Peace. The subject of "Violence and Peace" is treated clearly and in an educationally valuable way here. Further highlights are the castle keep, the castle chapel, the knights' hall and the castle tomb arranged with the green facility.

The Klangfrühling and Klangherbst festivals enjoy great popularity at Schlaining Castle. The festival in the historic castle arena has been drawing music and culture enthusiasts to Stadtschlaining for many years.


Landscape recording of South Burgenland
Castles and palaces in Burgenland

Güssing Castle

The oldest castle in Burgenland towers above an extinct volcanic cone in Stremtal bei Güssing and today houses a museum with more than 5,000 items in one part of the stronghold. It is also worth seeing the accessible clock tower, which offers a far-reaching view as far as the Pannonian lowlands.


Burgenland Card

Make the most of your cultural holiday in Burgenland! With the Burgenland Card, more than 200 cultural offers, sights, natural experiences and much more are available to you free of charge or at a significantly discounted price!

Find our more about the card and the current prices!


You can purchase the Burgenland card directly at our spa reception!

Do you have questions about the region or the offer at the AVITA Thermal Spa? Our hotel team will be happy to help you. Get to know South Burgenland as part of a recuperating holiday in the AVITA Resort and send us a non-binding room request!


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Thermal spa reception

Welcome to the AVITA Thermal Spa, your cuddly wellness thermal spa in South Burgenland!

Relaxation pool

In the comfortably warm relaxation pool, it is especially easy to leave the everyday behind. Massage jets, dousing showers, neck jets, ground jets and bubble loungers help with this.

Fun pool

Embedded in the 1,200m² organic natural swimming pond, the open sky above you and massage jets in the water.

Children's pool

Swimming fun ahoy! In the children's pool of the AVITA Thermal Spa, fun and enjoyment in the water element take priority.

Massage pool

In our comfortably warm massage pool, you can relieve your body of all tension that comes with the everyday.

Organic natural swimming pond

Experience magical moments by and in the 1,200m² organic natural swimming pond - the exclusive biotope in the wonderful garden of the AVITA Thermal Spa.

Relax pool

Switch off at the highest level! Visit our wonderful relax pool with panorama glazing and an open view of the open-air museum. Ground jets and massage jets on the wall will ensure an unforgettable wellness experience.

Soft pool

In the soft pool, you can enjoy refreshing swimming fun under the open sky from mid-April to the end of September and can be truly spoiled by the dousing shower in the exclusive environment of the MEDITA Lounge.

Sports pool

Feel like swimming the front crawl or the backstroke? Then our 320m2 sports pool with a length of 25m is perfect for you.


Our incomparable whirlpool is of a very special kind. Thousands of air bubbles gently massage your body while you are enveloped by the comfortably warm water.

Chill quiet room

In the light-flooded "Chill" quiet room, you relax in a gently sensuous ambience with a phenomenal view of the idyllic biotope. Sink into the cosy loungers and leave the everyday behind you.

Well quiet room

In the "Well" quiet room, the view of the green surroundings and the natural swimming pond that you enjoy from the cosy loungers is thrilling. Pure relaxation!

Romantic garden

Comfortable hammocks, cosy swinging chairs and extensive, lush green lounging areas – embedded in the open-air museum – offer a favourite spot for everyone.

AVITA Fitness Centre

In our air-conditioned Fitness Centre with a 200m² training area, you can complete your sports session in a spacious atmosphere with a fantastic panorama before your eyes.


Pilates, fascia training, yoga or mobilisation training: In the Avalon gymnastics room, body and soul will be activated with a range of different sports programmes.


Whatever you need for your stay in the AVITA Thermal Spa in Burgenland, the AVITA Shop is your port of call.

MEDITA Thermal Restaurant

Our MEDITA Thermal Restaurant with sunny panorama terrace presents itself as Mediterranean with a southern flair. Enjoy crunchy salads, homemade pasta, delicious steaks, grilled fish and much more.


Our MEDITA Lounge on the panorama terrace invites you to relax. Enjoy a fruity cocktail or a refreshing ice cream on the cosy lounge furniture

AVITA Lady's Spa

In the wellness area for women, you can move around informally and enjoy privacy. 4 women's saunas, cosy retreat areas, water beds and aromatic fragrances finally let the everyday be just the everyday.

Eden Sauna Garden

In the Eden Sauna Garden, a unique world of wellness is open for your carefree enjoyment. Enjoy the variety of saunas: 16 wellness saunas, such as the saltwater, lake sauna, dryer, mine sauna or the herbal steam bath will provide sauna fans with divine sauna enjoyment


In the AVITA PREMIUM Spa area, you can devote yourself to an entirely separate world of holistic treatments, which affect body, mind and soul. Exclusive massages, facials and body treatments will give you a special break on your wellness holiday.

Hotel reception

During your entire stay, the employees of the AVITA Resort are available to assist you and support you with any concerns surrounding your holiday in the sunny thermal region in South Burgenland.

AVITA Restaurant

Experience gourmet at the highest level in the AVITA Restaurant. Carefully selected ingredients are refined with seasoning and charmingly prepared by our Head Chef Jürgen Zach and his team.

Hotel garden

Directly from the AVITA Exclusive area, you can access our hotel garden, which offers cosy hammocks to lean back in as well as comfortable loungers. A special place exclusively for our hotel guests: the hotel garden offers plenty of space for cosy relaxation, lined by the beautiful ...

AVITA Exclusive

The dignified water, sauna and quiet area AVITAExclusive with its sensuous ambience is exclusively available to hotel guests.

Pool bar

The pool bar in the relaxation pool of the AVITA Thermal Spa draws you to enjoy a cosy chat and refreshing drink in the comfortably warm thermal water.

Sun terrace

Enjoy pleasurable moments on our spacious sun terrace with a wonderful panorama view. From breakfast through the energetic midday snack to the relaxed day's end.

Free cooking

Be there live and witness our chefs preparing the delicacies: our "free cooking" open kitchen provides you with both entertainment and enjoyable anticipation.

Weitblick seminar room

The state-of-the-art equipped, multi-functional, 130m², "Weitblick" room offers plenty of space for ideas. Whether for a larger group or divided into two 65m² rooms - we will find the right version for your seminar or meeting.

Uhudler sauna

The Uhudler sauna is a speciality from South Burgenland and unique to the AVITA Resort. You virtually sit directly in a wine cellar and enjoy a Finnish sauna experience.

Snow sauna

Experience the cold impulse in a new dimension in our unique snow sauna. Let your body gently cool down again after the sauna session and return it to its usual temperature in this way.

Lake sauna

The heat is exuded by a special stone sauna oven. At certain times, different special infusions are performed here - creating a very special experience.